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    Light House Hostel

    20 Gilmore Place, Edinburgh EH3 9NQ, Scotland
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good18%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    71 - 75 of 178 reviews

    Reviewed 4 April 2015

    I booked a female room for 3 nights there and it was really pleasant. First of all, because it is not like a hostel at all. It is a home adapted to be a hostel, with 3 floors with a kitchen in the first. The...More

    1  Thank Mayra_Kelly_Calixto
    Reviewed 25 March 2015

    This is a wonderful hostel in the heart of Edinburgh. I spent three nights there and had a very good time. It is one of the cleanest hostels I've ever been to, which I consider a very important fact, as there are too many hostels...More

    Thank Nadine C
    Reviewed 17 March 2015

    We were there in december. An interesting hostel that makes me feel like home, not any merchandised hostel elsewhere. The manager was kind and warm. Info and helps are always available. They even organised a small christmas party for travellers staying there! We sang and...More

    1  Thank Agnesli
    Reviewed 11 March 2015 via mobile

    It really felt like home. You must leave your shoes at the door and wear slippers, which is a little bit strange at first, but it really helps make the place cleaner, quiet and after a long day walking around the city it feels great....More

    Thank Quique_PO
    Reviewed 23 February 2015

    I have stayed at this hostel twice for multiple nights. It is the best hostel I have stayed in. The place is clean, safe and has all everything you need. Ricky is very friendly and helpful and the best host you could hope for. The...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$26 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Scotland >
    • Edinburgh >
    • West End
    • Also Known As
    • Light House Hostel Edinburgh, Scotland
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    Traveller (11)
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    Prevailing winds meant that most cities that grew in
    industrial Britain had their most desirable
    neighbourhoods to the west – upwind of factory fumes.
    Edinburgh was no exception, with its wealthiest
    citizens settling in its West End and leaving behind
    grand Georgian townhouses, private gardens and genteel
    crescents. These backstreets remain as dignified and
    sleepy as ever, and most of the action here lies along
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    Questions & Answers
    Jimmy M
    31 March 2017|
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    Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
    We provide towels on free-hire. You just need to put down a refundable £5 deposit for each towel. We hope to see you in Edinburgh.
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    Fernando O
    1 September 2015|
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    Response from Richardlo7 | Property representative |
    Hello Fernando, Our hostel is in a quiet neighbourhood, so it is quiet in the night. We also provide free ear plug if you require. I hope this helps.
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    Room Tips
    ""Choose beds away from the windows, the road is a bit noisy""
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    "All the rooms are quiet."
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    "Shower in the evening or night because it's too busy in the mornings!"
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    "Rooms facing the street and on the second floor are much cooler and quieter."
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